Jubilee Coalition political rally called off
29 May 2014, 08:06
Nairobi - The Jubilee Coalition Wednesday called off a political rally that was to be held in Nairobi on Saturday.
Politicians from the coalition made the announcement after meeting with the Inspector General of Police David Kimaiyo, who had earlier on issued a ban on all political rallies.
Kimaiyo revoked the ban and said the rallies would go on as planned provided they don’t interfere with the preparations of Madaraka Day Celebrations to be held on 1 June, 2014, adding that they should not be held next to the venue of the celebrations, Daily Nation reports.
According to the coalition, the rally was cancelled due to the prevailing insecurity in the country.
Both CORD and Jubilee had planned to hold parallel rallies in Nairobi.
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